Targeted Trojan attacks on the rise

Discussion in 'Computer Security' started by imhotep, Oct 14, 2006.

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    Targeted Trojan attacks on the rise
    Robert Lemos, SecurityFocus 2006-10-13

    "MONTRÉAL - On December 1, 2005, two e-mail messages were sent from a
    computer in Western Australia to members of two different human rights
    organizations. Each e-mail message carried a Microsoft Word document with a
    previously unknown exploit that would take control of the targeted person's
    computer and open up a beachhead into the group's network."

    http://www.securityfocus.com/news/11418?ref=rss

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    imhotep, Oct 14, 2006
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